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Hearings on process about an attack of insurgents to Nalchik proceed with the new list of candidates in jury

Today the Supreme court Kabardino - Balkarii has renewed procedure of formation of the colleague of jurymen on process about an attack of insurgents to Nalchik in the autumn of 2005.

Hearings have renewed after almost two-month break connected by that judges in the end of 2008 and could not finish procedure of selection of jurymen, and this year work will be already continued with candidates from the new list.

to Generate board of jurymen in the end of 2008 - go it was not possible. Have been invited more than 800 persons who for the reasons unknown to court were not on the first call. 64 inhabitants of republic have responded to the repeated invitation, however 34 from them took rejection. Then the parties of state charge also are sewn up have submitted motivirovannye taps on nominees of 29 jurymen, from them 28 have been satisfied by court. As a result there was only one applicant who has joined 14 candidates for the jurymen, selected earlier.

- Under the law to start the following stage of process, in board of jurymen should be a minimum of 18 persons, - the vice-president of Supreme court KBR Zaur Kodzokov has informed the correspondent. - However the four-year term of appointment of present structure has expired on December, 31st.

the New list of candidates in jurymen on which the bench of jurymen will be formed, is calculated on the next four years.

the Inquiry
On a dock on the case of an attack to Nalchik is on October, 13th, 2005 58 persons (14 more accused are registered in search). It charges fulfilment heavy and especially grave crimes on more, than to ten articles of the criminal code. Criminal case materials make over 1300 volumes, 530 of them - the bill of particulars. On business there pass 1300 witnesses and 191 victim. During events in October 2005 - go in capital Kabardino - Balkarii were lost 95 attacking, 12 peace citizens and 35 law enforcement officers.